Our History

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From Cromwell to Conroy.

Tankardstown was formed by land confiscated in the 17th Century. Lands were merged to create demesnes with large houses as the focal point. In 1710, Tankardstown House passed to the Coddington family who lived at Oldbridge House, the battle of the Boyne site. By mid 18th Century, it was owned by Brabazon Morris.

Brabazon Morris mortgaged Tankardstown until it was bought out in 1815 by Francis Blackburne, Lord Chancellor of Ireland. For years afterwards, Tankardstown continued to be a private family residence, until the current owners, the Conroy's opened their doors to share their beautiful family home. The rest, as they say....

Tankardstown House Historical Background

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